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Nominations open for KAPT school transportation awards

Nominations are open for nine annual awards presented by the Kentucky Association for Pupil Transportation (KAPT).

Nominations open for school transportation awards from STAK

Nominations are open for 13 annual awards presented by the Student Transportation Association of Kentucky (STAK).

Kentucky School Bus Safety Poster Contest open to students

Students are invited to submit posters for the National Association for Pupil Transportation’s 2017 State School Bus Safety Poster Contest. The contest is open to all elementary and middle school students, and high school students in special education and computer-aided drawing programs.

Kentucky Board of Education approves budget, legislative priorities

At its meeting in Frankfort Dec. 6, the Kentucky Board of Education approved its budget and legislative priorities for the 2018 session of the General Assembly, among other items.

Student art contest to promote safety on the roads

The U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has launched the Road Safety Kids’ Art Contest for students in grades K-6 as part of its goal of reducing crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.

Board considers career/tech funding; novice reduction

Current funding for career and technical education (CTE) in Kentucky is inadequate and at critical levels. That’s the conclusion of an independent report presented to...

Bus driver trainers in training

By Amy Wallot amy.wallot@education.ky.gov A few weeks ago I received an email from Pupil Transportation Section Supervisor Elisa Hanley asking if I could come photograph the...

Kentucky Arts Council offers transportation grants

Kentucky schools and teachers interested in taking arts-related field trips may apply for assistance with transportation costs through the Kentucky Arts Council's TranspARTation Grant. Any...

TranspARTation Grants available

Grant funding is available from the Kentucky Arts Council for teachers and schools seeking assistance with transportation costs to and from arts events. Kentucky schools,...

School bus drivers and updated CDLs

New federal guidelines for the physical examination and Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) renewal process for bus drivers adopted by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC)...